Question about 1988 Chrysler New Yorker

2 Answers

Stalling out ~ over heating ~ no A/C

I pray someone out there can help us. We are stuck in West VA an want to go home. To make a very long story short the mechanic can't guarantee that replacing the fuel pump will fix the problem. At this point, I'd like to feel safe driving driving back home ~ and not keep having to pay for tows & having to rely on total strangers for help. This '88 Chrysler New Yorker has only been sitting since March, only a few months. When we got in to start it up. it kept stalling out. we put a gas can of gas in the car. reved up the engine for a while. then we managed to drive for a little while. we check all the belts, all fluides....now ... the fuel filter & the vacuum hose has been replaced. We've put gas treatment in the tank...sprayed some carb cleaner. rewired the fan to cool down the radar so now that seems to of solved that issue. but it's still caughing & choking and stalling out sometimes. The A/C is not working either but we feel that is a seperate challenge in it self. Compresure maybe, Who knows ~ I'll drive in the heat at this point... I just want to know what to fix, so we can go home. 9:30pm Wed. June 11,'08 Thank You So very much 4 your help. God Bless you, Diane

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

I had a later model new yorker ... 1994 i think. that did something similar. after engine heated up, it would stall as i came to a stop. then wouldnt start until the engine cooled off. It turned out to be the crankshaft position sensor. hopefully this can help someone, as i am a little late for diane, :( sorry

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 702 Answers

Hi, I just had the very same situation on a '90 New Yorker. The fuel pump has gone bad in your car, have it replace and that should take care of it. As for the A/C, yes, that could be a different challenge. Don't let the fuel level get below 1/8 th of a tank. Fuel is what keeps the fuel pump cool.

Posted on Jun 12, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Were Irish sold as slaves in 1600's to West Indies and America?


Yes they were

  • The Irish Slave Trade - The Forgotten "White" Slaves ... www.globalresearch.ca/the-irish-s The Irish Slave Trade - The Forgotten "White ... settlers in the West Indies. By the mid 1600s, the Irish were the ... Irish slaves were sold to both America ...
  • Irish are 'the forgotten white slaves' claims expert ... www.irishcentral.com/.../irish-the-forgotten-white-slaves-says... Irish America; Featured: Popular: The ... to English settlers in the West Indies. By the mid 1600s, the Irish were the main ... their parents and sold as slaves in ...
  • The Irish Slave Trade - The Forgotten "White" Slaves ... www.africaresource.com/rasta/sesostris-the-great-the-egyptian... ... settlers in the West Indies. By the mid 1600s, the Irish were the ... Irish slaves were sold to both America ... Irish Slave Trade - The Forgotten "White ...
  • Slavery in the British Isles - Wikipedia, the free ... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_in_the_British_Isles Historian John Gillingham opined that by about 1200 slavery in the British Isles ... the West Indies and in North America as slaves. ... traders and sold as slaves.
  • 100,000 Irish children sold for slavery during 1650s ... www.irishexaminer.com > Today's Stories 2013-01-29 · Headline 100,000 Irish children sold for slavery during 1650s
  • Mar 10, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

    1 Answer

    I have a Isuzu i290 what would make it turn off as I come to a stop


    wow , no year car stated, . there. and seems engine related.
    the engine is
    i-290 - 2.9 L Atlas LLV I4a very rare car and very poor sales (also called Vortec 2900) engine. Gas MPI injected.

    this is called engine stall. right?
    im not arguing words, we are being clear.
    Turns off has vast connotations.
    the car is full of electrics, and EFI and all can turn off. (fail) (engine off, 12vdc power turned off?(fuses and other reasons)

    and the engine can stall, it goes to 0 RPM and that is stalled.
    the engine is not running. stalled.
    so if engine stalls , there are 50 causes.
    we don't guess, we do the 1 to 10 tests using TOOLS.
    and find what is bad.
    ill now list top causes , not wild guessing.
    1: never had a tune this decade wins hands down cause.
    (operator error oldest story for 100 years now....)
    2: lost engine compression/ lost.
    3: spark lost (skip of diesel)
    4: fueling bad, too much it floods and stalls , too little it starves.
    5: lost electrical power to critical EFI systems.... dead car main battery? fuses blown
    6: EGR valve stuck open.
    7: ISC valve stuck closed.
    leaking injectors, or clogged, or? weak?
    lots more, and tests. wana learn the tests???????


    each has simple test and cheap tool.
    any good mech that can witness the stall can tell you while driving it why.
    (dash lights , tell you)
    right foot, fails to prevent stall.
    violent shaking of engine , misfiring
    or if adding right foot action, allows you to very easy prevent the stall, implies the ISC is stuck. now you know why hands on testing wins and asking us, blind net bunnies don't . work well...
    sorry, but is true.

    Jul 10, 2015 | Isuzu Cars & Trucks

    2 Answers

    What would cause the idle to drop to the point of cutting off? Would that be the throttle position sensor or what?


    fuel filter is somewhat built into the pump and installed within the tank. Periodic replacement isn't necessary and I'm sure the filter itself and getting a mechanic to drop the tank will be very expensive.

    what did you do with a "tune up" ? gotta go retrace your work and make sure the plug gaps are correct etc.

    if a check engine light went on after your "tune up" then you need to find the trouble code with a scanner and that will help you in the direction you need to go. Free trouble code scan at my local autozone or advance auto parts or even aamco transmission shops

    Mar 22, 2015 | 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee

    1 Answer

    What is midway point between St. Louis and Chocowinity Nc


    Well total distance by car is around 940 miles so half way would be 470. Depending on which route you pick, that could be around Huntington West Va or Knoxville Tn.

    Aug 24, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

    1 Answer

    19992 ford 7.3l idi stuck overdrive


    i have the same problem except.... i shifted it manually and short story.... came home from walmart truck dies had to tow it home... still wont start
    if you get anything hmu felicia.rader@yahoo.com

    Oct 15, 2013 | 1992 Ford F250

    2 Answers

    Ecu fuse blew and was informed to change the fuel pump truck wouldnt start without a new fuse,but when i run it over 60 the truck boggs down getting ready to stall? any help? on what it could be?...thanks...


    It may help to tell what engine size????? So......did you replace the pump? Whats the fuel pressure? Did you replace the filter? Maybe the pump, but its all guesses with out you telling us the whole story. If the pump is blowing fuses, thats your first clue, Replace it.

    Nov 04, 2009 | 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe

    1 Answer

    Stalls when i put it into gear


    Is the check engine light on? If so I would have a scanner put on it and have the codes read.. Otherwise it may be hard to determine. It may be the vacuum actuator on the tranny. It would be good idea to have fuel pressure checked and also any vacuum hoses.

    Jul 06, 2009 | 2000 Plymouth Voyager

    1 Answer

    2000 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE


    try a fuel additve called LUCAS fuel treatment along with two bottles of HEET.sounds like water and such ,contamination in fuel

    Jul 06, 2009 | Chrysler Voyager Cars & Trucks

    4 Answers

    Push button 4wd not working


    It sounds like someone has changed into 4wd at speed and broken the internals of the system. Check the relays and fuses first but it sounds more serious than that. If it drives in 2wd put it in reverse an circle listen for any undue noises.

    Jan 06, 2009 | Isuzu Pickup Cars & Trucks

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    Cars & Trucks Logo

    141 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top Chrysler Experts

    yadayada
    yadayada

    Level 3 Expert

    61249 Answers

    Colin Stickland
    Colin Stickland

    Level 3 Expert

    21949 Answers

    chargerhp
    chargerhp

    Level 3 Expert

    813 Answers

    Are you a Chrysler Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...